Democracy Events

Political Change in Post Communist Slovakia and Croatia: From Nationalist to Europeanist

October 13, 2006 // 3:30pm5:00pm
Global Europe Program
Sharon Fisher, Senior Economist, Global Insight, Pavol Demes, German Marshall Fund

Health Provision in Fragile Settings: A Stabilizing Force?

September 12, 2006 // 12:00pm2:00pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
Experts discuss discuss best practices for conducting health work in fragile or post-conflict countries, as well as the potential impact of health systems on stability and security in rebuilding states during the fourth meeting in ECSP's Health, Population, and Fragility series.

Perspectives on the October 1, 2006 Parliamentary Elections in Bosnia and Herzegovina

August 31, 2006 // 4:00pm5:00pm
Global Europe Program
Ranko Bakic, President of the Board of Directors of the National Party for Labor and Prosperity

Voting for Thugs: Nationalism, Authoritarianism and the Market in Slovakia's Electoral Politics

June 29, 2006 // 12:30pm1:30pm
Global Europe Program
Kevin Deegan-Krause, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Wayne State University

Constitution Drafting in Bosnia and Herzegovina

May 10, 2006 // 12:00pm1:30pm
Global Europe Program
Robert Hayden, Professor of Anthropology, Law and Public and International Affairs, Director of the Center for East European and Russian Studies, University of Pittsburgh,R. Bruce Hitchner, Chair of the Dayton Project and Professor of International Relations, Tufts University

Strengthening Watershed Management in Southwest China

April 28, 2006 // 2:00pm3:30pm
China Environment Forum
CEF hosts Yu Xiaogang, founder of one of China's leading environmental NGOs Green Watershed and winner of the Goldman Environmental Prize 2006, to talk about his work on promoting citizen involvement with watershed management in Yunnan Province.

Democracy, Prosperity and Regional Security: The Future of U.S. – Greece Relations

September 26, 2005 // 10:00am11:00am
Global Europe Program
Amb. Charles P. Ries, U.S. Ambassador to Greece

Afghanistan's Emerging Health Portrait: A Dialogue with Afghanistan's Minister of Public Health

August 30, 2005 // 1:00pm3:00pm
Middle East Program
Sayed Mohammid Amin Fatimie, Afghanistan Minister of Public Health, highlights improvements to Afghanistan's healthcare system that have transpired during the U.S. presence, but adds that more time is needed to repair the problems and rebuild the system into one of transparency and efficacy.

The Changing Face of African Unity: Finding Solutions in Darfur and Beyond

July 29, 2005 // 10:00am11:30am
Africa Program
A Director's Forum with H.E. Salim Salim, former Secretary-General of the Organization of African Unity and currently the head of the African Union mediation team working on the Darfur peace talks. Watch the video.

Reform, Accountability, and the Future of Nigerian Federalism (VIDEO)

July 28, 2005 // 3:00pm4:30pm
Africa Program
A forum with Orji Uzor Kalu, Governor of Abia State, Nigeria and 2007 presidential candidate. Watch the video.